PalmBeachRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Palm Beach jobs

Lead Security Officer

Company: Martin Memorial Health Systems
Location: Stuart
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Supervises site security operations on a specific shift, prepares routine documentation of security activity and initiates investigations as necessary.* Ensures proper incident reports, pass on reports, shift reports, logs, proxi-rounds, etc are completed.* Assists with training newly hired Officers; assists with training line Officers in new policies, procedures and departmental standards.* Ensures high visibility of Security presence within facilities.* Inspects Security Officers uniforms and preparedness for duty at the start of and throughout the shift.* Coordinates with and keeps Security Supervisors informed of activities, needs and problems.* Coordinate, schedule and monitor Security activities to ensure a safe and secure environment for staff, patients, students and visitors.* Protect MHS property and other assets.* Responds to requests for assistance in a courteous and professional manner.* Maintain supplies and department equipment.* Assists Security Supervisors in annual reviews and disciplinary action for line Security Staff.* Assists Security Supervisors in preparing and maintaining work schedules.* Conducts Safety Inspections, unit level fire drills and Environment of Care rounds.* Complies with established corporate and departmental policies, procedures, objectives, quality assurance methods, and safety codes. Demonstrates compliance with licensing, regulatory and accrediting agency provisions as required.* Consistently demonstrates appropriate and professional communication behavior toward patients, customers, and coworkers. Cooperates with Management and peers to promote an environment of teamwork and collaboration.* Patrols hospital buildings and premises to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, and intruders. Reports safety and/or fire hazards or security violations. Recognizes and corrects safety deficiencies in all hazard groups.* Secures and/or unlocks offices and facilities.* May stand by and monitor behavior of patients who have been designated as involuntarily held prior to transport to another facility. Monitoring includes assuring that patient does not leave the bed/facility, or cause harm to themselves or others.* Provides restraints for and on patients as needed.* Responsible for seeking Nursing staff assistance for any clinical or hygiene issues that arise during the security monitoring of patients.* Receives bodies of deceased patients, places bodies in compartment trays, ensures proper compartment label, and record of death form accompanying body. Releases body to authorized persons.* Responds to inquiries for advice or assistance from Associates, students, patients, and visitors.* Escorts personnel/visitors to parking lots, hospital buildings.* Secures patient valuables or lost and found articles; maintains logs of items received.* Controls parking and traffic flow; enforces parking regulations and compliance.* Assists with the enforcement of applicable health system and departmental policies and procedures.To effectively fulfill this position, candidate must meet the following requirements:* High school diploma or equivalent required; two years of security experience preferred.* Valid Class Florida Driver's License with a MHS acceptable record; must be able to meet and maintain corporate driver standards;* Valid Class D Security License required at time of hire;* IAHSS Certification at the Advanced Level required with successful completion within 6 months of date of hire.* Competency in basic computer applications to include email required; electronic report writing (CESI), Visitor Management System, preferred; Associated topics: explosive detection, loss control, loss prevention, metal detection, patrol officer, public safety officer, school, security, university, watchman

Keywords: Martin Memorial Health Systems, Palm Beach , Lead Security Officer, Other , Stuart, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Palm Beach RSS job feeds